Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Sass skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sass over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Sass (Syntactically Awesome StyleSheets) including SCSS
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 120 132
Rank change year-on-year +32 +12 -21
Contract jobs citing Sass 63 31 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.96% 0.95% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.83% 3.39% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 12 9
East Midlands median daily rate £363 £350 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +18.64% -33.26%
10th Percentile £298 £245 £255
90th Percentile £450 £448 £475
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 - £23.75

Sass is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 923 914 799
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 28.68% 27.94% 25.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 611 547 508
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £225
90th Percentile £538 £500 £488
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 5 9
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +23.08% -13.33%
10th Percentile £21.78 £13.25 £13.63
90th Percentile £52.50 £46.25 £49.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

Sass
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Sass as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Sass in the East Midlands

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Sass in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Sass in the East Midlands

Sass
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Sass in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Sass in the East Midlands

Sass
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sass within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +12 26 £325 +22.64% 4
Nottinghamshire +5 15 £413 +17.86% 8
Northamptonshire +12 9 £450 +12.50% 1
Derbyshire +1 6 £318 +5.83% 1
Lincolnshire - 2 £413 - 1
Rutland - 2 £356 - 2
Sass
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sass also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Sass.

1 61 (96.83%) HTML
2 60 (95.24%) CSS
3 59 (93.65%) HTML5
4 53 (84.13%) JavaScript
5 51 (80.95%) CSS3
6 42 (66.67%) Node.js
7 39 (61.90%) Front End Development
8 36 (57.14%) React
9 34 (53.97%) Git (software)
10 29 (46.03%) jQuery
11 27 (42.86%) AngularJS
12 25 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (34.92%) gulp
14 20 (31.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 19 (30.16%) Grunt
15 19 (30.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 19 (30.16%) Retail
15 19 (30.16%) Adobe
16 17 (26.98%) TypeScript
17 16 (25.40%) TDD
17 16 (25.40%) npm
18 15 (23.81%) webpack
19 14 (22.22%) Angular 2
19 14 (22.22%) Test Automation
20 13 (20.63%) Jasmine
20 13 (20.63%) Scrum
21 12 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
21 12 (19.05%) Unit Testing
21 12 (19.05%) ES6
22 11 (17.46%) Bower

Sass
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.59%) CICS
1 1 (1.59%) JBoss
1 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.59%) WildFly
Applications
1 19 (30.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.40%) npm
2 4 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.94%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.59%) DB2
4 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (53.97%) Git (software)
2 22 (34.92%) gulp
3 19 (30.16%) Grunt
4 15 (23.81%) webpack
5 13 (20.63%) Jasmine
6 11 (17.46%) Bower
7 9 (14.29%) Protractor
7 9 (14.29%) Selenium
7 9 (14.29%) WebDriver
8 8 (12.70%) Karma Test Runner
9 5 (7.94%) SonarQube
10 4 (6.35%) Jenkins
10 4 (6.35%) Yeoman
11 3 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (4.76%) TeamCity
12 2 (3.17%) git-flow
12 2 (3.17%) MSTest
13 1 (1.59%) jspm
13 1 (1.59%) Moq
13 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (30.16%) Retail
2 5 (7.94%) Finance
3 3 (4.76%) Banking
4 2 (3.17%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (90.48%) Developer
2 34 (53.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 22 (34.92%) JavaScript Developer
4 14 (22.22%) HTML Developer
5 12 (19.05%) HTML CSS Developer
6 10 (15.87%) UI Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Architect
7 5 (7.94%) User Experience Architect
8 4 (6.35%) Angular Developer
9 3 (4.76%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 3 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.76%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 3 (4.76%) UX Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Web Architect
10 2 (3.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (3.17%) Designer
10 2 (3.17%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (96.83%) HTML
2 60 (95.24%) CSS
3 59 (93.65%) HTML5
4 51 (80.95%) CSS3
5 42 (66.67%) Node.js
6 36 (57.14%) React
7 29 (46.03%) jQuery
8 27 (42.86%) AngularJS
9 20 (31.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 14 (22.22%) Angular 2
11 11 (17.46%) LESS
12 10 (15.87%) .NET
13 9 (14.29%) RESTful
14 8 (12.70%) Redux
15 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
15 7 (11.11%) Aurelia
16 6 (9.52%) JSON
17 5 (7.94%) Ajax
17 5 (7.94%) Web Services
18 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) User Experience
2 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.76%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.17%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.17%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.59%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.94%) Android
1 5 (7.94%) Apple iOS
1 5 (7.94%) Windows
1 5 (7.94%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.59%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (61.90%) Front End Development
2 25 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (25.40%) TDD
4 14 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 13 (20.63%) Scrum
6 12 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (19.05%) Unit Testing
7 8 (12.70%) BDD
7 8 (12.70%) Microservices
8 7 (11.11%) Wireframes
9 5 (7.94%) E-Commerce
9 5 (7.94%) MVC
9 5 (7.94%) Performance Optimisation
9 5 (7.94%) Typography
9 5 (7.94%) Web Design
10 4 (6.35%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 4 (6.35%) Mathematics
10 4 (6.35%) Progressive Enhancement
10 4 (6.35%) Workflow
11 2 (3.17%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 53 (84.13%) JavaScript
2 17 (26.98%) TypeScript
3 12 (19.05%) ES6
4 10 (15.87%) C#
5 4 (6.35%) Java
6 2 (3.17%) PHP
6 2 (3.17%) SQL
7 1 (1.59%) COBOL
7 1 (1.59%) ECMAScript
7 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
System Software
1 7 (11.11%) Docker
Vendors
1 19 (30.16%) Adobe
2 5 (7.94%) Perforce
3 2 (3.17%) Google
3 2 (3.17%) Twitter
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft